Michael Doughty is president and general manager, John Hancock Insurance, for John Hancock Financial, the U.S. division of Toronto-based Manulife Financial Corp.
Doughty has overall management responsibility for John Hancock’s life insurance and long-term care insurance businesses, including sales, marketing, product development and service operations.
Before expanding his current accountabilities, Doughty had been the head of John Hancock Life Insurance. Previously, he was executive vice president, Individual Insurance for Manulife’s Canadian division. He was responsible for Manulife’s life and living benefits products in Canada as well as the affinity markets business, which includes life, health, accident, travel and disability insurance.
Prior to that, he had been the senior vice president responsible for Manulife’s group savings and retirement business in Canada. Doughty, who joined Manulife in 1992, has held a number of senior marketing positions in both Canadian and corporate operations.
Doughty graduated with a B.A. in history from Queen’s University in Kingston, Ontario.
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